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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] memalign usage in OpenMPI and it's consequencesforTotalVIew
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-10-01 15:19:01

On Oct 1, 2009, at 2:19 PM, Åke Sandgren wrote:

> No it didn't. And memalign is obsolete according to the manpage.
> posix_memalign is the one to use.

This particular call is testing the memalign intercept in the ptmalloc
component during startup; we can't replace it with posix_memalign.

Hence, the values that are passed are fairly meaningless. It's just
testing that the intercept works.

Jeff Squyres